New Jersey Ballet's - Coppelia Pas De Deux
Choreography: George Tomal (After Marius Petipa)
Music: Léo Delibes
Featured Dancers: Risa Mochizuki and Yuuki Yamamoto
This presentation will feature the pas de deux from Coppélia featuring Yuuki Yamamoto and Risa Mochizuki. Coppélia was first staged at NJB in the early nineties and was choreographed by the Ballet's late Co-Founding Director and Resident Choreographer George Tomal.
The ballet is based on a story by E.T.A. Hoffmann and is considered one of the greatest comic ballets of the 19th Century.